Another Friday night in Charlottesville

September 9th, 2011 · Comments Off on Another Friday night in Charlottesville · By

Hello!  Tonight is a somewhat quiet night in town.  There’s the Lighthouse Film Festival happening at the Jefferson which should be pretty awesome. Peyton Tochterman is playing a CD release show at the Southern with Carl Anderson. There’s a quiet potluck and acoustic show happening at the Coke building on 10th st featuring Danny Zezeski […]

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Dustin Wong at Alhamraa

September 7th, 2011 · 3 Comments · By

Dustin Wong returns to Charlottesville tonight, this time at Alhamraa. Dustin may be somewhat better known for his work as a member of Ponytail and Ecstatic Sunshine, but his solo material is quickly gaining attention, no doubt due to his epic, damn near flawless live performance. It’s a pretty jaw-dropping feat of musicianship. I know […]

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a Benefit show at the Southern, plus a “prom”

September 3rd, 2011 · 1 Comment · By

So here’s two things which weren’t on our calendar but are nevertheless happening tonight; to save on time I’m just gonna cut/paste other folks’ totally serviceable event descriptions here…. first up, an event tonight at The Southern! Nate B says: I wanted to see if you guys could mention a Festival/Benefit thats going on at […]

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The Hold Steady at The Jefferson, Order and more at Alhamraa

September 2nd, 2011 · 9 Comments · By

Some titans of rock are descending upon Charlottesville this evening. The Hold Steady are appearing at The Jefferson tonight. They’re often described as a ‘bar band’, but a really good one. They’ve got a big, guitar-driven sound, and pissed off/disaffected, beer-drenched lyrics. One could make a pretty good argument for Craig Finn being Boston’s answer […]

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Psych-folk at The Garage

September 1st, 2011 · Comments Off on Psych-folk at The Garage · By

There’s a nice little show at The Garage tonight. I was just tweeting minutes ago about how it’s such nice weather for a Garage show and now, suddenly, it’s really gray and overcast… I’m going to assume/hope that’s temporary! Anyway, a really nice-sounding psych-folk duo from Maine called Arborea is playing and if you’re into […]

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